[ceph-users] what does associating ceph pool to application do?

Chad William Seys cwseys at physics.wisc.edu
Fri Oct 6 10:01:37 PDT 2017

Thanks John!  I see that a pool can have more than one "application". 
Should I feel free to combine uses (e.g. cephfs,rbd) or is this 


> Just to stern this up a bit...
> In the future, you may find that things stop working if you remove the
> application tags.
> For example, in Mimic, application tags will be involved in
> authentication for CephFS, and if you removed the cephfs tags from
> your data pool, your clients would stop being able to access it.

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